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Napoli 2-0 Liverpool: Wasteful Reds produce decent performance – but lose on the road in Europe

By Daniel Moxon – @dmoxon_ Liverpool produced a respectable performance in their return to European action, but would pay the price for their failure to produce and convert chances as they lost at Napoli in their opening Champions League Group E fixture. A penalty scored by Dries Mertens would have been enough to win the

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Made the difference: Roberto Firmino off the bench to show why Liverpool aren’t the same without him

By Scott Mason – @ScottMason00 Liverpool beat Newcastle United 3-1 at Anfield in Saturday’s early kick-off. Jürgen Klopp’s side have now won five out of five in the Premier League and are the only side to have a perfect record still intact. Jetro Willems early stunner was later cancelled out by Sadio Mané in the

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Oxlade-Chamberlain’s performance against Newcastle shows he’s getting close to his Liverpool best

By Daniel Moxon – @dmoxon_ ‘Panache’ is a word with positive connotations, but is so often used in negative circumstances. It is supposed to describe someone who has performed an action with confidence and flair, but the word can lead to unpleasant mutterings of style over substance. So when I say that Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain played

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RATINGS | Liverpool 3-1 Newcastle United: Bobby sparks Reds revival with assists for Mané and Salah

By ‘The Don’ – @donkopleone After Jetro Willems had stunned Anfield early on by bending the ball into Adrián’s top corner, a stat began to circulate on Twitter. Liverpool had won their four previous games in which they had conceded the opening goal at home. Truth be told, few expected anything different today, even with

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Liverpool 3-1 Newcastle United: Reds maintain perfect Premier League record with defeat of Magpies

By Daniel Moxon – @dmoxon_ After two weeks spent scattered across the globe playing for their countries, Liverpool players came back together to make it five wins from five in the Premier League with victory over Newcastle United at Anfield. There is always a worry that international breaks can disrupt rhythm and form, but there

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Despite his clear natural ability, Roberto Firmino remains criminally underrated by others

By James Miller – @JimmyMiller2608 The Premier League provides a home to some of the finest footballers in world football, with Liverpool in particular proving a popular destination. One of those excellent players is Roberto Firmino. He is one of the most technically gifted footballers in world football, right now, but why does he rarely

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Gini Wijnaldum is a star – he may not shine as brightly as others, but the sky is darker without him

By James Miller – @JimmyMiller2608 The Netherlands have once again announced their intent on the international stage, with Liverpool midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum playing a starring role. Last Friday night, Ronald Koeman’s Dutch side had tricky task of securing three points against Germany on the road to Euro 2020 qualification. Facing Die Mannschaft – albeit a

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